Data Guard Standby Database Broker Configuration error DGM-17016: failed to retrieve status for database (Doc ID 1631552.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 12, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 10.2.0.5 to 12.1.0.2 [Release 10.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

*** Reviewed for Relevance 16-Jul-2015 ***

The Environment:

- Data Guard Physical Standby
- During the process of building the Data Guard configuration one site is reporting errors, stating that the broker is unable to retrieve configuration information for the standby site
- The dgmgrl command show database verbose for the standby site is failing.

 

Cause

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